Tried both the auto-installer plus manually, and while I can see London City in the addon directory after trying to activate it, the airport remains unchanged. I get the following message when loading FSX
"...Scenery.cfg file error. local scenery directory
(Addon Scerery\scenery). in scenery area .115 not found..."
Your experience with the London City Airport addon installation in Microsoft Flight Simulator X is quite concerning, and I can understand the frustration it must have caused. The error you've encountered is a common one, and it typically revolves around the configuration of the addon within the simulator. Let's dig into the details and work through the possible solutions.
1. Understanding the Error
The error message you received, "...Scenery.cfg file error. local scenery directory (Addon Scerery\scenery). in scenery area .115 not found...", specifically points to an issue with the scenery.cfg file. This file is vital in mapping your addons, and if it's incorrectly configured or missing a pathway, FSX won't recognize the addon files.
2. Detailed Solutions
Given that you've tried both the auto-installer and manual methods, let's go through a more detailed set of steps to resolve the issue:
Note: The solutions provided here may also be relevant for other platforms such as Microsoft Flight Simulator (released in 2020) and X-Plane 12, if applicable.
3. Here to Help
Should these steps not resolve your issue, please don't hesitate to reply with any additional details or error messages. I'm here to assist you, and together we'll get to the bottom of this. Flight simulation is a fascinating and intricate hobby, and resolving challenges like this is part of the process that brings continuous learning and growth.
I'm looking forward to hearing about your progress, and wishing you smooth virtual flying soon!
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